Ed Black

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This Awesome Periodic Table Tells You How to Actually Use All Those Elements

Americium could save your life.<p>Thanks to high school, we've all got a pretty good idea about what's on the periodic table.<p>But whether you're looking …

Chemistry

Rare Photos From a ‘Star Wars: Return of the Jedi’ Photo Shoot

<i>Star Wars: Return of the Jedi</i> is a 1983 American epic space opera film directed by Richard Marquand. The screenplay by Lawrence Kasdan and George …

Star Wars: Return of the Jedi

20 Ways To Build Intimacy In Your Marriage

The most important ingredients that exist in an intimate relationship are connection, familiarity, openness, vulnerability, and acceptance. For …

John Perry Barlow's Tips for Being a Better Adult Are Perfect

The Internet pioneer and Grateful Dead lyricist passed away this week. His sage advice on living your best life, however, will endure<p>If the name John Perry Barlow means something to you, chances are you're a Deadhead, an early reader of Wired, or involved in the various battles to keep the Internet …

3 tips for creating a meditation space in your home that you will actually use

Similar to how cute activewear can inspire you to work out more, having an inviting meditation space can lead to more time spent meditating. Your …

Meditation

9 science-backed books that could change your life for the better in 2018

This year, like every year, most of us are trying to get more done, be happier, and have better relationships. Given the high levels of burnout across professions (50% by some accounts), we all could use some tools for higher efficiency and better self-care. The good news is that these 9 books …

Yoga

If a woman has these 14 qualities never let her go, scientists say

People in long term relationships will someday get to the point where they need to ask themselves: Is this really the person I want to spend the rest …

Relationships

16 Romantic Gifts for Valentine's Day

​Show her your sweet side. It's there and it's big<p>If there’s one time to up your romance game, it’s Valentine's Day.<p>And while flowers and candy are always great, give her something else to unwrap when you cozy in for the night. Whether you’ve been together for the long haul and you’ve spent too …

Minding our mood: How to keep our goal of staying positive this year

During the winter months emotions can mirror the weather, feeling heavy, cold, dark and stuck. Personal motivation and inspiration may become scarce, …

8 Products That Will Actually Make You Want to Meditate in 2018

It's zen time<p>If you hear about the benefits of meditation one more time… We know.<p>But only 9.9 percent of adults in the United States actually meditate. Data proves it. And that’s despite the fact that research suggests the calming practice can relieve stress, stop brain aging, and boost your …

This $7 toolkit comes with 38 pieces to help repair your gadgets at home

<b>Update:</b> Unfortunately the coupon code has expired, though even at $10.99 this toolkit is still worth having around!<p>It's time to stop living with your …

15 of the best science podcasts that will make you smarter

Podcasts are more popular every year, which means there's a wealth of audio storytelling to listen to — and many options to choose from.<p>We're here to help.<p>Whether you need something to listen to on your commute or just want a brain-boost while you pick up around the house, you can always trust a …

Science

The Health Benefits of Indoor Plants Are Pretty Ridiculous

'Tis the season to hibernate indoors for the foreseeable future—at least until meteorologists stop throwing around terms like "bomb cyclone" and "icy …